Wander with the spirits in the above-ground cemeteries and century-old buildings of New Orleans. Take a Haunted History Tour and explore the French Quarter after dark. If you’re hoping to meet vampires, ghosts or voodoo queens, America’s most haunted city is your perfect destination.
Everything in NYC is over-the-top, and the Village Halloween Parade is no exception. Spectacular costumes, giant puppets, music, dancing… and the best part? It’s easy to join the parade! Just show up in your costume on 6th Ave at Canal Street between 7 and 9pm.
The luxurious beds of Portland’s Benson Hotel promise a good night’s sleep… unless a poltergeist keeps you awake. The hotel is reportedly haunted by a number of ghosts, including Simon Benson himself. Tip: Ask for a room on the 7th, 9th or 12th floor, as they seem to experience the most paranormal activity.
Looking for something a little less frightening? Check out the totally kid-friendly Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party in Walt Disney World®, Orlando. All through October the park is happily haunted, and if you’re in costume, you can collect candy throughout the Magic Kingdom.
Penny is a travel specialist for Stayful.com. She loves collecting antique luggage, and then proceeding to drag her collection around the world on her frequent travels.
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